Covid claims 21 lives amid declining positivity rate in high-risk districts – Newspaper

Covid claims 21 lives amid declining positivity rate in high-risk districts - Newspaper

PESHAWAR: Twenty-one coronavirus patients died and 334 people were infected with the virus in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Saturday amid declining positivity rate in high-risk districts. The province’s overall Covid-19 positivity rate declined to 5.9 per cent for the first time during the last more than one month, a health department report said. According to the … Read more

Over 50s to get booster shot as UK says COVID vaccines have saved more than 100,000 lives

Over 50s to get booster shot as UK says COVID vaccines have saved more than 100,000 lives

Booster shot recommended for all Britons over 50Third shot also eyed for vulnerable and some health staffWinter “could be bumpy at times”, health official saysLONDON, Sept 14 (Reuters) – COVID-19 vaccines have saved more than 112,000 lives and averted 24 million cases of the disease, British officials said on Tuesday as they recommended all vulnerable … Read more